Martha Gurtrude <I>Roper</I> Grady

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Martha Gurtrude Roper Grady

Daughter of Berry Roper and Jane Farr. She died of pneumonia as a complication of la grippe at age 41.

Her obituary in the Morganton, NC News Herald was as follows:

Mrs. John Grady, after an illness of three weeks of typhoid-pnuemonia, died Monday morning at Grace Hospital. The funeral services were conducted from the home Tuesday afternoon at 1 o'clock by Rev. F. A. Bower, of the First Baptist church, of which Mrs. Grady was a loyal and faithful member, and interment made at Zion church, near her old home.

Mrs. Grady was a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Berry Roper, who live near Morganton, and is survived bf(sic) her parents, a number of brothers and sisters, her husband and four children. Mrs. C. L. Edwards, a sister, came Tuesday from Hopewell, Va., for the funeral.

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Wife of John Grady





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  • Added: 30 Sep 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15940874
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Gurtrude Roper Grady (21 Dec 1875–15 Jun 1917), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15940874, citing Zion Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery, Morganton, Burke County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Armantia (contributor 19036309) .